An Independent
Bookshop on the
Historic Downtown Mall

Offering a curated selection of new books & gifts

New Dominion Bookshop


Located in Historic Downtown Charlottesville, New Dominion Bookshop is the oldest independent bookseller in Virginia. Our collection of new books includes many selections from fiction, nonfiction, and children’s literature.

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New Dominion Bookshop is proud to have served Charlottesville since 1924. Shop local and support your community bookstore!

New Dominion Bookshop


September 17 7:00pm

Join Proal Heartwell and Bahlmann Abbot as they discuss the writing of Oliver La Farge and the music of his son, Peter.

September 24 7:00pm

Join us as we celebrate the release of Rabih Alameddine’s new novel, The Wrong End of the Telescope.

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Special orders and domestic shipping available, with free gift-wrapping!

New Dominion Bookshop


Order Signed Copies of The Judge’s List by John Grisham

The Judge’s List will be out on October 19! Order signed and inscribed copies here.

2020 Holiday List

To round off the year and ring in 2021, we’ve compiled a list of the best new and classic books to read and give this holiday season.

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